Aesculus x carnea ‘O’Neill Red’

O'Neill Red Horse Chestnut

A rounded tree, with long, dense upright clusters of single, bright red flowers in spring. The flowers are attractive to hummingbirds. The large leaves lend a coarse texture to the landscape. It prefers full sun to light shade, prefers moist, well-drained soils, that are slightly acid. The parent plants are A. hippocastanum and A. pavia.

  • Common Name: O'Neill Red Horse Chestnut
  • Height: 35' tall
  • Spread: 25' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 5 - 9